Topic Archives: Dark chocolate

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    Hershey's may be a good company, but is not really good chocolate IMHO. I used to like it as a kid in smores and just ea...

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    No antacid; I'm breaking open my hoarded (dark) chocolate truffles. Chocolate - knits up the ravell'd sleave of care, a...

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    $CWBR LONG I couldn't help but think about the extravirgin (olive oil ) dark chocolate study. Could the consumption...

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    $HTBX NP Heat Biologics (HTBX) terminates At Market Issuance Sales Agreement with FBR Capital Markets Vitamin D, ...

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    NP; Glenn and KennyG, if the objective is to cut down on sugar and carbs it would seem that applying dark chocolate with...

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    COCOA vs. CACAO; I know that both can be had as "dark chocolate" but what is the real difference?? Anyone know-is it th...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    And this just in: BARCELONA, SPAIN — Eating a small bar of dark chocolate containing olive oil every day may improv...

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    Now we need another study for us chocoholics to test whether the flavonoids in dark chocolate mitigate the effect of caf...

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    JohnM - thanks so much for the link to Lilly's; nifty packaging. And looks a good option for others but A) I HATE dark c...

  • JohnM

    I don't eat sugar, either, but I like dark chocolate. The answer is Lilly's. http://lilyssweets.com/...

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    Surrounded by umpteen retail outlets where she could legally indulge in MJ all day (doesn't even have to make up a medic...

  • Michael Jorrin (aka Doc Gumshoe)

    A few comments on the comments, and comments on the comments on the comments. I reported on the benefits of dark choc...

  • Patricia

    Our family's cardiologist (Dr. Gundry, he wrote a book on diet) recommends one ounce of dark chocolate daily, 73% cocoa ...

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    > Something that a lot of these diet gurus favor is dark chocolate, because is > furnishes the right kind of fat...

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    Heh, heh. Maybe so. This phase 1 study does suggest a certain confidence in the outcome of phase 3, and is a pretty ...

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    From the female perspective, I had a problem with premenstrual pain & tenderness which went away totally when I went off...

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    Yeah, I understand where you are coming from. We limit wheat, corn and soy as much as we can too. Even whole grain wh...

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    Hi John, I read a book recently that recommended dark chocolate as having a beneficial effect on blood pressure. So I b...

  • karma swim swami

    Dark chocolate helps migraines! (anecdotally anyway)...

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    yum yum. I'm off to gorge on dark chocolate and take a nap. then I will have a cup of very strong black coffee before re...

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    From what I've read, 72% pure cocoa (dark chocolate) is the recommended ratio. First red wine, then dark chocolate. Lif...

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